Lord of the Flies

by William Golding

The Hired Girl

Laura Amy Schlitz

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Motif 1: Beowulf


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learn about motifs in literature like Beowulf | 60second RecapMain character Beowulf has some competition for screen time in Beowulf. That’s because God, specifically the God of Christianity, is all over this poem. Jenny dishes on Beowulf‘s main motif when you press play.